Hopf Saturn 63 Sunburst from 1963

Here is a model of the Hopf brand's greatest success, the Saturn 63.
Its futuristic and slender design, its hollow body and its chrome-plated metal sticks and bindings make it a unique guitar. Atypical design and vintage sound. Produced for only a few years in the early 1960s, it subsequently became legendary. Here is a completely original 1963 model:
  • Top: Spruce
  • Body: Maple (1mm plywood)
  • Sleeve: Multiplies
  • Thickness at nut: 43 mm
  • Profile: “D”
  • Tuners: Pan de 6 Vintage
  • Scale: 24.45"
  • Radius: 12"
  • Frets: 21 vintage-style frets
  • Pickups: 2x Single Coil
  • Controls: 2x Volume / 4-position tone switch / 3-position microphone switch
  • Weight: 2.5 kg
  • Year: 1960
  • Country of manufacture: Germany
  • Finish: 3-tone sunburst
  • Traces of wear and various pocs (see photos), normal given its age.
  • With its original dampers.

Delivered in a cover.

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